Bob Broussard

Title: President, AMC Networks Distribution

Years In Cable: 27

Education: Queens College of the City University of New York;
law degree, New York University School of Law


Arlene Manos

Title: President, National Ad Sales, AMC Networks

Years In Cable: 25

Education: Trinity College

One Word that Best Describe Me: Consistent


Broussard oversees the multiplatform content licensing and affiliate marketing across AMC, IFC, SundanceTV, WE tv and BBC America. Under his leadership, 2015 was another landmark year. Highlights include SundanceTV marking a 107 percent increase in distribution under since its acquisition and BBC America’s expansion with some of the big operators in 2015. Complementing Broussard is Manos, who last year delivered record results for the company’s ad sales unit across national, digital and branded entertainment. AMC Networks outperformed all other TV network groups and the market as a whole in total national advertising growth in 2015; while total industry activity rose 4.3 percent, AMC Nets’ activity rose 15 percent.


Arlene Manos

Last show I watched not on my nework(s): “Downton Abbey” on PBS

What was your first job? Print sales.

Best way to spend a Saturday night: At home with my husband

Favorite podcast: “How to Get Away with Murder”

Favorite vacation spot: Greenport, N.Y.

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